A 14-year-old girl experiences hardships while growing up in China during the aftermath of the Cultural Revolution. "Facing one test of courage after another, Chu Ju emerges as a heroine worthy of the rare and coveted rewards she ultimately receives," said PW 's starred review. Ages 10-up. (Nov.)
Reviewed on: 12/19/2005 Release date: 03/01/2005 Genre: Children's
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